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2006.09.23  中國時報

距離孔廟入祀已經87年,在928教師節前夕,台北孔廟將在今日辦理入祀事宜,大稻埕老師府陳維英將入祀孔廟弘道祠。

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明報月刊 二零零四年十二月號

新任香港中文大學校長劉遵義曾是史丹福大學的李國鼎經濟發展講座教授。李國鼎是誰﹖同學們近日常困惑地問起。我在此說說我所知道的李國鼎先生。

遠赴劍橋 師從盧瑟福

  庚款的意思是庚子賠款,大家都知道。那本來是賠英、賠美等國的款項,然後又退還給中國。庚款後來成立了獎學金,公開招考,讓國內的大學畢業生競爭。南京東南大學畢業的李國鼎,北京燕京大學畢業的張文裕,分別在第二(一九三四年)、第三屆庚款留英考試中考取。他們的志願都是去英國的劍橋大學,都是物理系。楊振寧則是第六屆錄取的,那是一九四三年的事了。

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Library to Host National Traveling
Exhibition: 'Elizabeth I: Ruler and Legend'

Lehman College's Leonard Lief Library will host the traveling exhibition 'Elizabeth I: Ruler and Legend'(August 23 to October 6), which commemorates the 400th anniversary of the death of Queen Elizabeth I of England. Lehman was the only New York State venue chosen to host this exhibition, which has visited close to 40 public and academic libraries nation-wide. The exhibition is free and open to the public.

Based on a 2003 exhibition at the Newberry Library of Chicago, 'Elizabeth I: Ruler and Legend'features photo reproductions of items such as Elizabeth's Great Seal, a 40 foot drawing of her funeral procession, letters and speeches in Elizabeth's own hand, a 1587 drawing of the execution of Mary Queen of Scots, and more than 100 books, manuscripts, maps, letters, paintings and artifacts. Numerous portraits dating from Elizabeth's early reign to her last days on the throne will also be featured.

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